Zoe Evans

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How-To: Watercolor Stenciled Notebooks

Add some whimsical color to a plain office/school staple with this watercolor stenciled notebooks tutorial from South by North.<p>Want to give it a try? Head over to South by North to see how it’s done.

How-To: 8-foot Giant Squid Pillow

Add some giant squid to your abode with this excellent 8-foot Giant Squid Pillow tutorial from Philadelphia Weekly.<p>[via Laughing Squid]

How-To: Eye-Shaped Elbow Patch

This fall, make an eye-catching fashion statement (sorry, I couldn’t help myself) with this fun eye-shaped elbow patch tutorial from Kat at We Can Re-Do It!<p>Ready to give it a try? Head over to We Can Re-Do It to see the full how-to.

7 Tips for Super-Soft Lips—Even in Cold Weather

Cold-proof your pout with these expert tricks<p>Love crisp fall weather but hate how it dries out your lips? Don’t worry, we’ve got the fix. We consulted <i>Women’s Health</i> beauty editor Jill Percia for her best tricks to keep your pout super kissable all winter long:<p>Make a simple lip scrub<p>Use a pinch of …

Lips

Recipe: Edible Chalkboard Cake and Candy Chalk

I’ve got five months to go before my next birthday, but I’ve already decided on the cake thanks to this awesome tutorial for making an edible chalkboard cake and candy chalk to go with it from Victoria at A Subtle Revelry.<p>I thought maybe I was getting over the whole chalkboard thing, but this cake …

BEAUTY BASICS: FOUNDATION BLENDING

makeup<p>Post & Photography by Amy Nadine, Graphic Design by Eunice Chun<p>We get so many emails asking if it’s worth it to buy an egg-shaped sponge and my …

TO SEE OR NOT TO SEE!

makeup<p>Post + Photography by Amy Nadine, Graphic Design by Eunice Chun<p>This post came to be after a visit to the mall last week and noticing that a lot …

How-To: Tiny Green Tea Garden

Instructables user Lotus Lady came up with a great way to make a disused tea cup and saucer into an easy miniature moss garden.

How-To: Hexagon Fabric Bracelet

If you happen to follow me on other parts of the internet, then it’ll come as absolutely no surprise that I’m obsessed with hexies. So obsessed, in fact, that when I saw this awesome hexagon fabric bracelet on the wrist of my friend Carolina from Always Expect Moore on the first day of the Craft …

How-To: DIY Herbal Shampoo

Keep your locks lustrous the natural way with this DIY herbal shampoo tutorial from Sweet Living!<p><b>Update:</b> It looks like Sweet Living has taken down this post due to an issue with the recipe. Apologies if you tried it and had trouble, and many thanks to the reader who brought it to my attention!<p>If …

How-To: Fishtail Braided Friendship Bracelets

Add a bit of camp-inspired fun to your summertime crafting with this fishtail braided friendship bracelet tutorial from Carrots ‘n Spice!<p>[Via CraftGawker]

Inspiration: Doctor Who-Inspired TARDIS Shoes

Looking for a dose of geek craft inspiration? Check out these awesome Doctor Who-inspired TARDIS shoes from Ashlee at My So Called Crafty Life!

DIY Decoupage with Poppytalk

Jan from Poppytalk brings a great DIY decoupage idea from Knack Studios’ Barb Blair’s new book, Furniture Makeovers to life in an easy to follow step-by-step on her blog. This can be interpreted in so many ways and is an excellent weekend project to personalize your space.

Glam Bookends

Refinery 29 brings us another sweet handmade project for the home. Turn rocks from your back yard into modern colorful bookends with this great how-to by the very talented Natalie Shriver.

How To: Make a DIY Modern Art-Inspired Canvas Headboard

Make a statement in the bedroom with a bold headboard inspired by modern, over-sized paintings!<p>This easy project can make a big impact in your home …

Five Ways to Make Rope Bracelets

It’s summer and it makes sense that we return to a summer camp classic: the friendship bracelet. This time, we’re taking a chic, stacked, and studded approach that we think you’ll love.<p>For all of these, you’ll need to use a lighter to seal the end of the rope after you cut it. So ask for help from …

Summer Camp

Triple Bunk Hack - Mydal Bunkbeds

<b>Materials:</b> 2 Mydal Bunkbed sets<p><b>Description:</b> I took two Ikea Mydal Bunkbed sets and made a cool triple bunk. Used no lumber or hardware from any other …

DIY BEACH WAVE TEXTURE SPRAY

hair<p>photos/post/graphic design: Kristin Ess<p>Poolside in Palm Springs? Yes, please! This week my friend Ali and I have been on the “lounge, float, …

Batman Ring in Matte Black

Ring Around the Ra's-sie<p>Officially-licensed DC gear.<br>• Made from surgical stainless steel.<br>• The perfect way to say, "I'm Batman" to the one you love.<p>It's …

How-To: Watermelon Grill Centerpiece

Add some personality to your next cookout with this cute watermelon grill centerpiece tutorial that Sandra Denneler shared on <i>She Knows</i>!<p>Ready to make a grill of your own? Head over to She Knows to see how it’s done!<p>[Via CraftGawker]

DIY Rainbow Shoes

How-To: Sewn Fabric Resume

These sewn fabric resumes from Melissa Makes Things are so eye-catching and cool that you’ll definitely want to make some of your own.<p>What a perfect, creative idea for makers looking to grab some serious attention!<p>Head over to Melissa Makes Things to see how it’s done.

DIY Cactus Cupcakes

There’s a specialty nursery near where I live that sells only cacti, succulents, and bonsai trees. It’s a lot of fun to visit, because I love those all three of those things — especially those small cacti and succulents in their little 3″ pots. So of course, when I saw baker and DIY maker <b>Alana</b> …

How-To: Leather and Wood Lunchbox

DIYs don’t get much more dude-friendly than this! Make a beautiful, functional leather and wood lunchbox with this detailed tutorial from Mr. Lentz.<p>Ready to get your weekend make on? Head over to Mr. Lentz to see the full how-to.<p>[Via CraftGawker]

Kool-Aid Wool Dyeing Tips

Want to dye your own wool or yarn, but don’t want to use harsh chemicals to achieve those pretty bright colors? Check out this Kool-Aid dying post from the Weekend Knitter Blog for tips and tricks for creating bold, beautiful colors with fruity drink powders!<p>Who knew that Kool-Aid dyeing could be …

How-To: Stamping with Rubber Bands

Make custom textured stamps in minutes with this quick and easy rubber band stamping tutorial from A Subtle Revelry.<p>So many size and shape possibilities!<p>Ready to give it a try? Head over to A Subtle Revelry to see how it’s done.

Recipe: Cinnamon Horchata Milkshake

Looking for a refreshing treat to help you cool off this summer? Look no further than this tasty cinnamon horchata milkshake recipe from Henry Happened!